Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for PowerShell skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PowerShell over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 45 82
Rank change year-on-year -38 +37 +31
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 65 137 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.56% 5.09% 2.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.92% 8.30% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 43 89 28
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +25.71% +25.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,700 £28,455
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £61,975
Scotland median annual salary £43,750 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76% +2.41%

PowerShell is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,322 1,651 1,060
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 52.13% 61.35% 46.37%
Number of salaries quoted 825 1,013 732
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £29,250 £28,000 £28,275
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing PowerShell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Edinburgh

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for PowerShell in Edinburgh

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 45 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 37 (56.92%) .NET
2 37 (56.92%) C#
3 36 (55.38%) Finance
4 33 (50.77%) Windows
5 29 (44.62%) Microsoft
5 29 (44.62%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (43.08%) SpecFlow
7 26 (40.00%) DevOps
8 24 (36.92%) Python
9 22 (33.85%) SQL
10 21 (32.31%) Unix
11 20 (30.77%) Active Directory
12 19 (29.23%) Test Automation
13 18 (27.69%) Git (software)
13 18 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (26.15%) TDD
14 17 (26.15%) OO
14 17 (26.15%) JavaScript
14 17 (26.15%) IIS
14 17 (26.15%) Team Foundation Server
14 17 (26.15%) Degree
14 17 (26.15%) JSON
14 17 (26.15%) Jenkins
15 16 (24.62%) ASP.NET Web API
15 16 (24.62%) REST
15 16 (24.62%) Java
15 16 (24.62%) Problem-Solving
16 15 (23.08%) Decision-Making
16 15 (23.08%) XML

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (26.15%) IIS
2 5 (7.69%) JBoss
3 4 (6.15%) WildFly
4 3 (4.62%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.54%) Apache
6 1 (1.54%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.54%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 15 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (13.85%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (12.31%) SaaS
4 4 (6.15%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (6.15%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (4.62%) IaaS
5 3 (4.62%) npm
5 3 (4.62%) PaaS
6 2 (3.08%) NuGet
7 1 (1.54%) Office 365
7 1 (1.54%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.85%) Firewall
2 6 (9.23%) VPN
3 2 (3.08%) DNS
3 2 (3.08%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.54%) BGP
4 1 (1.54%) HTTP
4 1 (1.54%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.54%) Skype
4 1 (1.54%) SSH
4 1 (1.54%) SSL
4 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.54%) DB2
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (43.08%) SpecFlow
2 18 (27.69%) Git (software)
3 17 (26.15%) Jenkins
3 17 (26.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (23.08%) Selenium
4 15 (23.08%) Visual Studio
5 14 (21.54%) Cucumber
5 14 (21.54%) NUnit
5 14 (21.54%) TeamCity
5 14 (21.54%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (4.62%) MSI
7 2 (3.08%) Ant
7 2 (3.08%) Bugzilla
7 2 (3.08%) InstallShield
7 2 (3.08%) MSBuild
7 2 (3.08%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (3.08%) Subversion
8 1 (1.54%) GitLab
8 1 (1.54%) gulp
8 1 (1.54%) SonarQube
General
1 36 (55.38%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Games
2 1 (1.54%) Military
Job Titles
1 28 (43.08%) Developer
1 28 (43.08%) Software Developer
2 22 (33.85%) .NET Developer
2 22 (33.85%) .NET Software Developer
3 16 (24.62%) Software Engineer
4 14 (21.54%) .NET Software Engineer
4 14 (21.54%) C# .NET Developer
4 14 (21.54%) C# Developer
4 14 (21.54%) C# Software Developer
4 14 (21.54%) C# Software Engineer
4 14 (21.54%) Developer in Test
4 14 (21.54%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 14 (21.54%) Development Engineer
4 14 (21.54%) Java Developer in Test
4 14 (21.54%) Java Engineer
4 14 (21.54%) Java Software Developer
4 14 (21.54%) JavaScript Developer
4 14 (21.54%) JavaScript Engineer
4 14 (21.54%) Senior Developer
4 14 (21.54%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (56.92%) .NET
2 17 (26.15%) JSON
3 16 (24.62%) ASP.NET Web API
3 16 (24.62%) REST
4 15 (23.08%) XML
5 14 (21.54%) Gherkin
6 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.08%) Ajax
7 2 (3.08%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.08%) CSS
7 2 (3.08%) HTML
7 2 (3.08%) jQuery
7 2 (3.08%) LDAP
7 2 (3.08%) SOAP
7 2 (3.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (3.08%) WCF
7 2 (3.08%) Web Services
8 1 (1.54%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (1.54%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.15%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Cloud
2 3 (4.62%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.08%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.54%) Fintech
4 1 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.54%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 33 (50.77%) Windows
2 21 (32.31%) Unix
3 10 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 8 (12.31%) Linux
5 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.08%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.54%) CentOS
7 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.54%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (44.62%) Continuous Integration
2 26 (40.00%) DevOps
3 19 (29.23%) Test Automation
4 18 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (26.15%) OO
5 17 (26.15%) TDD
6 16 (24.62%) Problem-Solving
7 15 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
7 15 (23.08%) Decision-Making
7 15 (23.08%) Release Management
8 14 (21.54%) Agile Testing
8 14 (21.54%) API Testing
8 14 (21.54%) BDD
8 14 (21.54%) MVC
8 14 (21.54%) Open Source
8 14 (21.54%) Process Improvement
8 14 (21.54%) SDET
8 14 (21.54%) Software Testing
8 14 (21.54%) Test Scripting
8 14 (21.54%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 37 (56.92%) C#
2 24 (36.92%) Python
3 22 (33.85%) SQL
4 17 (26.15%) JavaScript
5 16 (24.62%) Java
6 8 (12.31%) Bash Shell
7 4 (6.15%) Shell Script
8 3 (4.62%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.08%) VBScript
10 1 (1.54%) Bourne shell
10 1 (1.54%) Groovy
10 1 (1.54%) Jython
10 1 (1.54%) Korn
10 1 (1.54%) Perl
10 1 (1.54%) PHP
10 1 (1.54%) Ruby
10 1 (1.54%) sed
10 1 (1.54%) VB
10 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (26.15%) Degree
2 3 (4.62%) CEH
2 3 (4.62%) CISSP
2 3 (4.62%) SSCP
3 2 (3.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.08%) GIAC
4 1 (1.54%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.54%) CISA
4 1 (1.54%) CISM
4 1 (1.54%) CRISC
4 1 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.54%) MCSA
4 1 (1.54%) MCSE
4 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.54%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) SLA
2 2 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.54%) COBIT
3 1 (1.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.62%) Firmware
2 3 (4.62%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (3.08%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.54%) Docker
4 1 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.54%) NFS
4 1 (1.54%) Samba
Systems Management
1 9 (13.85%) Ansible
2 7 (10.77%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (10.77%) Puppet
3 3 (4.62%) SCCM
4 1 (1.54%) Cacti
4 1 (1.54%) Capistrano
4 1 (1.54%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.54%) Salt
4 1 (1.54%) SCOM
4 1 (1.54%) Terraform
Vendors
1 29 (44.62%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.69%) Oracle
3 3 (4.62%) VMware
4 2 (3.08%) Citrix
4 2 (3.08%) Ping Identity
4 2 (3.08%) Sun
4 2 (3.08%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.54%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.54%) Cisco
5 1 (1.54%) Cognos
5 1 (1.54%) F5
5 1 (1.54%) IBM
5 1 (1.54%) Perforce
5 1 (1.54%) Remedy
5 1 (1.54%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.54%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.54%) Splunk